Silver prices suffered mightily in August, as this Friday is likely to show the white metal down considerably on the month.
However, some new developments in the futures markets and the move into the fall months provides favorable trading terms for silver.
Here’s our silver price forecast for September and the months to come.
Silver Prices Today Bounce on Geopolitical Tensions
Silver prices today are beginning to pop, bolstered by safe-haven demand from unsettling news on the Ukrainian-Russian border.
If silver closes up today, it will be the first time in over a month that the white metal has traded up three days in a row.This slight three-day rally is a welcome change. Here’s what has moved silver these past few days, and what has been holding it back over the last six weeks…
How to Invest in Silver Today for Double-Digit Gains
If you've been watching silver for some time, you know it's been in the doghouse.
After peaking at $49 back in April 2011 the white metal is
down 60%, having languished between $19 and $22 for the past two years.
But a confluence of factors is building that make today's silver prices look downright cheap.Here's how the bull is going to run - and how you can ride it all the way up from here...
Silver Futures Activity Holding Back Prices, but a Rally Is Not Far Off
Activity in the silver futures market have caused prices to sputter out in August, and the most recent data shows that speculators are cashing in on the white metal's downfall.
And while these positions mount, silver is sure to languish.But this bearish speculation will have to end at some point, and a rally is sure to follow.
Why Silver Is Going Down, and When to Expect a Price Reversal
Silver prices are having a tough session, and traders who saw August as a month to rebound from a bearish July are wondering why silver is going down.
With many investments down close to 5% on the month, and the white metal trading below its level at the start of the year, it's easy to get discouraged.Here's why prices are falling, and why we're still bullish...
Silver Price Forecast This Week: Downside Speculation Mounting
Silver Price Forecast this Week: Silver speculators are mounting their short positions, meaning that silver prices are likely to continue to struggle in the near term.
Silver is currently in a cycle of growing short positions, and the more they build, the longer the rally will be to follow once those positions go through a period of liquidation.Investors who haven't panicked at silver's lackluster performance over the last month are soon to be rewarded for their patience...
Silver Prices This Week Trade Sideways on Speculator Shorts
Silver prices this week have been slow and steady, continuing an uneventful August during which the white metal has traded in a narrow range.
However, while silver is likely to recoup from its recently slow trading in July, it most likely won't see a prolonged rally anytime soon because the big drivers simply aren't there.Here's why for silver, things are going to get worse before they get better...
Here's What the New Silver Price Fix Means for Prices
The much-maligned London silver price fix is out after 117 years, and the new London Bullion Market Association silver price is in.
And market observers are hoping that this new procedure for setting the silver price global benchmark will bring some much needed transparency to the process.
Silver pricing could definitely stand to gain from more transparency, following a century-old mechanism that involved three banks negotiating prices in secret.Here’s how the new procedure will operate…
3 Reasons Why Now Is a Good Time to Buy Silver
Silver had a slow July and is sliding further moving into August.
But that doesn't mean the white metal is a bad investment. It just means it's cheap to buy and there's a high ceiling for gains as summer trading comes to an end and it prepares to take off in the fall.Here's why now is the right time to buy silver...
Why Silver Prices Are Rising Today
Silver prices today (Wednesday) picked back up above the $20 an ounce level, after languishing on speculator activity and coming out of a steady downward slump in July.See why today the white metal is beginning to reverse course and head upwards…
Silver Price Forecast: Metal to Gain Ground in August on These Factors
Silver's 3% drop in July was to be expected, given it was coming off an unsustainable and unprecedented June rally.
But now that the traders have taken their profits and the white metal is moving into a month that has in recent history produced impressive gains for silver, we could be on the cusp of a bull run to $24.Here’s our new silver price forecast...
Silver Prices Down in July After June Rally
Silver prices are likely to end down today, rounding out a month where the white metal has tallied 3% in losses.This is after silver rode a June rally to three-month highs and sustained six weeks of gains. See what caused June's bull run to fizzle out, and why silver began to slide this month.
Silver Prices Down Early This Week and Won't Budge in Morning Trading
Silver prices are down slightly to open the week, but have barely budged this morning (Tuesday) as foreign policy tensions heighten over Russian sanctions and clashes in the Gaza Strip.Here’s an overview of what’s moving the silver price now and the events investors want to watch for…